Articles

Perspectives and analyses from the INET community on the key economic questions of our time.

Article

Opioid Crisis Shows How Economic Inequality Kills

Feb 20, 2019

Pharmaceutical pushers like Purdue “couldn’t have done their dirty work” without America’s increasingly unbalanced economy

Article

Science and Subterfuge in Economics

Feb 17, 2019

John Kenneth Galbraith noted in 1973 that establishment economics had become the “invaluable ally of those whose exercise of power depends on an acquiescent public.” If anything, economists’ embrace of that role has grown stronger since then.